Webinar: Job Development, Placement & Support Strategies for Consumers w/ SMI

Schedule

  • Date:
    Friday: March 30, 2012
  • Time:
    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Eastern)
    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Central)
  • Duration:
    1.0 hour

Presenter(s)

  • Charlie Bernacchio
    Assistant Professor, Coordinator Rehabilitation Counseling - University of Southern Maine
  • Eileen Burker
    Associate Professor/Director, Rehabilitation Counseling & Psychology- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Moderator(s)

  • Jill Houghton
    TACE Southeast, Burton Blatt Institute, Syracuse University

Description

**This is the sixth webinar in the TACE Improving Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Mental Health Disabilities Learning Community Series

During this webinar, participants will gain knowledge of job development, disclosure, reasonable accommodations, supports and the individual placement services model.

Topics include:

  • Effective approaches to use with employers (including Job development techniques and handling disclosure)
    • Individual Placement Service (IPS) Model- Evidence Based Practices (EBP) for Severe Mental Illness (SMI)
  • Analyzing jobs for matching and modifications
    • Need for individual supports?
  • Identifying employment opportunities, job creation and modifications

Objectives & Outcomes

The expected outcome for this event is gaining knowledge of working with employers, job development, disclosure, reasonable accommodations, supports and the individual placement services model.


Materials & Resources

Recording of Webinar

Transcript


NOTE: This is the rough unedited version of the transcript

PowerPoint Presentation